Man Hit While Walking During Winter Storm Now Hospitalized
ROCHESTER — Emergency responders were called to help a pedestrian hit by a car during Wednesday night's snowstorm.
Police say the incident happened around 9:47 p.m. on Haven Hill Road in the area of Rocky Hill Road.
After an investigation, police identified the pedestrian as Michael Sprague, of Somersworth.
According to police, Sprague was walking on Haven Hill Road, toward Salmon Falls Road, when he was struck from behind by a Jeep Cherokee operated by Stephen Young, 51 of Rochester.
Sprague was transported to Frisbie Memorial Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.The jeep also sustained minor damage.
Weather and visibility appear to be contributing factors to this crash.